The holy Zamzam water, holds a great significance in the history of Islam. The Muslims believe that it is not less than a miracle that the Zamzam was found in the middle of desert more than 4000 years ago. When Hazrat Ismaeel (A.S) was crying with thirst under the burning sun, Hazrat Jibraeel (A.S) dug the well right under his feet with the order of Allah Almighty.
For Muslims, the water of Zamzam is of great importance. They believe that it is the purest water on the earth and is the cure for every disease. And modern science has proven this belief. Many studies have been presented about the purification of Zamzam water until now.
Masaru Emoto’s Research:
The Japanese scientist Masaru Emoto conducted a research and found out some unbelievable facts. He claimed that this is the most pure water on earth and one drop of this water contains unique minerals that are not present in any water. According to him adding a drop of Zamzam in 1000 drops of standard water makes it nutritional value same as Zamzam.
He tried to recycle Zamzam water but it was of no use, therefore, he concluded that this water is so pure that the elements cannot be further modified. In addition, this water possess some special elements for the cure of infections and diseases.
Benefits of Drinking Zamzam:
There are numerous other benefits of Zamzam. Islamic history reveals detailed significance and virtues of Zamzam.
Enhances energy and Stamina:
According to the study of a German scientist Dr. Knut Pfeiffer, the nutritional value of Zamzam increases the energy levels in the body cells. In addition, a famous Saudi Arabian runner, Abu Jahal, is famous for drinking Zamzam water before running the marathon. Because he believed that it increases the overall stamina of the body.
The water of Zamzam possesses a healing capabilities due to the presence of calcium and magnesium. The fluorides of these elements are germicidal therefore responsible for curing infections.
Help in Dieting:
According to a Hadith, the Prophet (PBUH) said concerning the water of Zamzam,
“It is a blessing, and it is food that satisfies.”
The Holy water of Zamzam not only satisfies the hunger but also helps in weight loss.
The holy water Zamzam is enriched with calcium substances. And calcium is responsible for making bones strong and healthy.
It is common practice among the people of Saudi Arabia to drink Zamzam water for the cure of headache. It is a general belief in Arabs that Zamzam does not only cures headache but also makes you feel fit and healthy.
Free from Pollution:
Most of the water resources present on earth are contaminated. But Zamzam has been flowing for more than 4000 years and is still pure and refined. Therefore there is no chance that this water can harm you.
Zamzam water is alkaline in nature. Therefore, it helps in reducing acidity in the stomach and also helpful for heartburn.